Mr. Furst, the founding principal of Forteris Wealth Management, oversees all of the trading and investment activities of this independent Registered Investment Advisor.
He has more than 25 years of direct experience managing equity portfolios for individual, family and institutional client relationships. In addition to being involved in all aspects of the managing of the firm, Jay leverages his broad range of experience and knowledge for unique client benefit — collaborating with clients to formulate objective investment strategies that will successfully answer their immediate needs and long-term goals. He works closely with the firm’s strategic partners at TD Ameritrade Institutional as well as with intermediaries, such as lawyers and accountants, in the development of targeted marketing initiatives.
Before founding the firm, Jay worked at Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC. Sanford Bernstein is now a unit of AllianceBernstein L.P., with over $800 Billion in assets under management.
He received his degree in Finance and Accounting from the University of Colorado at Boulder Leeds School of Business.